Changes between Version 59 and Version 60 of Download


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Timestamp:
Oct 26, 2010, 11:05:10 PM (9 years ago)
Author:
Christian Franke
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Add CentOS, update Debian and Mandriva info, update install info

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    4444
    4545== Install precompiled package ==
    46 Starting with smartmontools release 5.37, RPM files
    47 are no longer available at the smartmontools project download page.
    48 Refer to the package download location of your distribution.
    49 
     46Precompiled packages are available for many distributions.
     47The following table provides links to info and/or download
     48locations:
    5049{{{
    5150#!html
     
    6160  </tr>
    6261  <tr>
    63     <td align="center" valign="center" rowspan="20">Linux</td>
     62    <td align="center" valign="center" rowspan="21">Linux</td>
    6463    <td style="background-color: #FAFAD2;" align="center">Arch Linux</td>
    6564    <td style="background-color: #FAFAD2;">&nbsp;</td>
     
    6867  </tr>
    6968  <tr>
     69    <td align="center">CentOS</td>
     70    <td>5.5</td>
     71    <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://mirror.centos.org/centos-5/5.5/os/" title="Download Mirror"><span class="icon">5.38-2</span></a></td>
     72    <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/alex_sh/CentOS_5/" title="OBS Project Directory"><span class="icon">0.8.5-9</span></a></td>
     73  </tr>
     74  <tr>
    7075    <td align="center" valign="center" rowspan="4">Debian</td>
    7176    <td>sid (unstable)</td>
     
    8186    <td>lenny backports</td>
    8287    <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://packages.debian.org/lenny-backports/smartmontools" title="Distribution Info"><span class="icon">5.39.1+svn3060-1~bpo50+1</span></a></td>
    83     <td>-</td>
     88    <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/alex_sh/Debian_5.0/" title="OBS Project Directory"><span class="icon">0.8.5</span></a></td>
    8489  </tr>
    8590  <tr>
     
    9297    <td style="background-color: #FAFAD2;">F-13 test updates</td>
    9398    <td style="background-color: #FAFAD2;"><a class="ext-link" href="https://admin.fedoraproject.org/pkgdb/builds/search/repo:F-13-*%20smartmontools" title="Distribution Info"><span class="icon">5.40-1</span></a></td>
    94     <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/alex_sh/Fedora_13/" title="OBS Project Directory"><span class="icon">0.8.5-9</span></a></td>
     99    <td style="background-color: #FAFAD2;"><a class="ext-link" href="http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/alex_sh/Fedora_13/" title="OBS Project Directory"><span class="icon">0.8.5-9</span></a></td>
    95100  </tr>
    96101  <tr>
     
    124129    <td align="center">Mandriva</td>
    125130    <td>2010.1</td>
    126     <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://sophie.zarb.org/rpm/Mandriva,2010.1,i586/smartmontools" title="Distribution Info"><span class="icon">5.39.1-1</span></a></td>
    127     <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://sophie.zarb.org/rpm/Mandriva,2010.1,i586/gsmartcontrol" title="Distribution Info"><span class="icon">0.8.5-1mdv2010.1</span></a></td>
     131    <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://sophie.zarb.org/rpmfind?distrib=Mandriva&version=current&search=smartmontools&st=provide" title="Distribution Info"><span class="icon">5.39.1-1</span></a></td>
     132    <td><a class="ext-link" href="http://sophie.zarb.org/rpmfind?distrib=Mandriva&version=current&search=gsmartcontrol&st=provide" title="Distribution Info"><span class="icon">0.8.5-1</span></a></td>
    128133  </tr>
    129134  <tr>
     
    227232
    228233=== Debian Linux - Install the Debian package ===
    229 All versions of the smartmontools package in ''.deb'' format are available at the [http://packages.debian.org/search?keywords=smartmontools&amp;searchon=names&amp;suite=all&amp;section=all Debian package search page].
    230 
    231 If you're running Debian [http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/ stable] please download a backport to stable [http://www.backports.org/debian/pool/main/s/smartmontools/ here]. These packages are provided by [http://www.backports.org/dokuwiki/doku.php www.backports.org].
    232 
    233 You can then install the package using:
    234 {{{
    235   dpkg -i smartmontools_5.36-1_i386.deb
    236 }}}
    237 
    238 If you prefer to fetch the packages using apt, please read the instructions at [http://www.backports.org/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=instructions backports.org].
    239 
    240 ----
    241 
    242 === Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS^1^ and Fedora Linux distributions ===
     234All versions of the smartmontools package in ''.deb'' format are available at the [http://packages.debian.org/search?keywords=smartmontools&amp;searchon=names&amp;suite=all&amp;section=all Debian package search page]. You can then install the package using:
     235{{{
     236  # you need to be root to do this:
     237  dpkg -i smartmontools_5.39-1_i386.deb
     238}}}
     239
     240----
     241
     242=== Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS and Fedora Linux distributions ===
    243243
    244244The smartmontools package is part of the official repositories and can be installed using the {{{yum}}} command:
    245245
    246246{{{
    247   # you need to be root to do this
     247  # you need to be root to do this:
    248248  yum install smartmontools
    249249}}}
    250 
    251 ^1^ For CentOS in versions 5 and newer
    252250
    253251----
     
    258256distribution. Don't get the SRPM file ({{{*.src.rpm}}}).
    259257
    260 Install it using RPM. ''You must be {{{root}}} to do this!''
    261 {{{
    262   su root # -> enter root password
    263   rpm -ivh  smartmontools-5.33-6.i586.rpm
    264   For most users, this is all that is needed.
     258Install it using RPM.
     259{{{
     260  # you need to be root to do this:
     261  rpm -ivh smartmontools_5.39-1_i386.deb
    265262}}}
    266263
     
    305302  ./configure
    306303  make
     304  # you need to be root to do this:
    307305  make install
    308306}}}
     
    329327
    330328Use a full path: {{{~/smartmontools-test}}} would work but {{{./smartmontools-test}}} won't.
    331 
    332 Note that {{{make install}}} requires root access rights unless the destination directory
    333 is your home directory (or a location that you have write permission)
    334329
    335330The smartmontools binaries for Windows can also be build from the source tarball (or from SVN)
     
    372367  ./configure
    373368  make
     369  # you need to be root to do this:
    374370  make install
    375371}}}